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Ohio clay community.

Thursday, December 20, 2012


“Third Fridays @ 78th Street Studios.” 5 – 9pm.  Meander through the art labyrinth that is the 78th Street Studios. Every third Friday, the Studios hosts — what else? — Third Fridays, an evening of open studios, food, sales & art.  Check out the next art tour on Fri 12/21.
12.22 +23
-Happy Holidays- OPEN STUDIO (pictured above.)with several guest artists!
The winter solstice will be upon us soon and I suspect we will still be here and the 
Mayan civilization just took a break from all those calendar numbers
So, come on over for a year end sale/party 
at Yondo studio and visit with Bruce (Murphy), Theresa (Yondo) and several wonderful artists.
...  December 22nd and 23rd NooN – 4:00.
13796 Chillicothe Rd. (St. Rt. 306)
Novelty (Russell Township) Ohio 44072
The studio is just North of Fairmount Blvd on the west side of 306.
The studio building is behind the residential farmhouse. There will be someone to assist with parking.   images in bloom – soap and salt/sugar scrubs
Earl James and 
Linda Zmina – Glass
Neal Kandel – Glass
Kim Mettee – Jewelry
Maryann Posch and 
John Gulyas – Jewelry (Sunday only)
Mary Urbas – Silk Screened Clothing
Theresa Yondo – Ceramics
Anne Warren – Fiber   Hopefully, the ground will be frozen which will make parking much easierIf not, wear your boots.

Thursday, December 6, 2012


Check out Lynne's show because, well, she rocks!
“Lynne Norwood Lofton, Whimsical Sculptural Vases and Functional Ceramics.”  (Image Above) South Wing Gallery is located in St. Paul's Episcopal Church,  2747 Fairmount Blvd., Cleveland Heights, OH.  Other Exhibiting artists are: Wally Kaplan, Paintings, Jacqueline S. Stumpf-Peters, Photo Montage, Jeremy Tugeau, Landscapes.  The Opening and Artist's Reception: this Friday, December 7, 2012 from 5-7 pm.  The show will be up until March 3, 2013!

Ceramic Artist Anna Holcombe (Image Above) will be at Kent State Univ. Lecture Friday,  Dec. 7th at noon to 1pm. Art Bldg.AUD.  Potluck lunch after!

“Thomas Frontini:  Eremite:  Views and Visitors.”  Opening Reception5-9pm.  William Busta Gallery, 2731 Prospect Ave., Cleveland 216.298.9071

“River Gallery Winter Collection.”  Open 3-7pm.  Exhibit contains work by more than 30 artists and many NOC members!   River Gallery,19046 Old Detroit Road, Rocky River 44116 440 331-8406,
“Bazaar Bizarre Cleveland: Not your granny’s craft fair.”  WEST: Sat 12/8 +  Sun 12/9.  Chances are, if you go to Bazaar Bizarre, you aren’t coming home empty-handed. This giant alternative craft show features a lil something for everyone (well, except for those really picky people who dislike everything). Clothing, fine art, jewelry, plush toys, baby stuff, knickknacks, wallets… and so much more. Yeah, there will be crowds, but the show’s worth it.  Hours are —WEST: Sat 12/8 @ 10am – 9pm +  Sun 12/9 @ 10am – 6pm.
“Beck the Halls Boutique.”   9am – 2pm.  Holiday shopping. The Beck Center for the Arts is having a “Beck the Halls” holiday art boutique. The Center will be hosting local Cleveland artists as they put their hand-crafted gems on sale for your holiday shopping list.  Free event. This event is free and open to the public. There will be one-of-a-kind creations ranging anywhere from jewelry, pottery, prints, drawings, photography, and watercolors. Beck Center, 17801 Detroit Ave. Lakewood, 216.227.9507